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    Nomads Auckland Backpackers Hostel

    16 - 20 Fort Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$ 92
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          SAVE US$ 54
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          Overview
          • Excellent11%
          • Very good21%
          • Average33%
          • Poor17%
          • Terrible18%
          1 week ago
          “ok for a couple of nights, but no free wifi inside the hostel”
          17 May 2017
          “cheaper online”
          Free Internet
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Laundry Service
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

          Great location but the hostel is a little bit run down. At the time 4-5 toilets and showers were out of order in my floor. And the working ones were little bit dirty, mold on the shower curtains. The rooms are smelly, but that's a...More

          Thank Martin A
          Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

          The rooms are mostly clean but smelly. You definitely need more than 1 small window that you can open when there are 8 people sleeping in this room. The bathroom is OK as long as you are not looking to much around you. The kitchen...More

          Thank Steffen S
          Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers HostelResponded 30 December 2016

          Hi there, thank you very much for your review. We appreciate your feedback. Our bathrooms are getting cleaned 3 times a day and are also undergoing some renovations in the new year. It does get a bit crowded at times and we do appreciate your...More

          Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

          This is a classic hostel. I spend 5 days in a 12 bed room. No problems with the other guys, very nice company. Room was clean enough. If you go on top the hostel there is a beautiful view around Auckland. When I was there...More

          Thank Mattia B
          Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers HostelResponded 30 December 2016

          Hi there, thank you very much for your review. We are stoked to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We are sorry that the spa was out of order during your stay but unfortunately we had to wait for a part from Australia...More

          Reviewed 14 December 2016

          We stayed in one of the privates with shared bathroom. Mattress was clearly at the lower end of the quality spectrum. Room didn't have a window but the ducted ventilation was sufficient. TV is so old and non-functional it shouldn't be in the listing. Hot...More

          Thank racingsnail
          Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers HostelResponded 30 December 2016

          Hi there, thank you very much for your review. We have a big variety of different room types and some have windows and some don't. We are in the process of upgrading our room facilities like the mattresses and TVs. We are sorry to hear...More

          Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

          Decent budget backpackers. No wifi in the room was a nuisance though, and there was only one small window in the room which made it quite stuffy and hot. Spa was out of order. Kitchens decent. Staff weren't super friendly but seem nice enough. Great...More

          Thank irm93
          Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers HostelResponded 30 December 2016

          Hi there, thank you very much for your feedback. We offer free WiFi in our travel shop next door as advertised and our internet inside the hostel is $4 for 24/hrs and $12 for the week. We are sorry that you weren't able to use...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$ 17 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 390
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          kjclark2016
          Hi my flight lands on the 4th January 2017 around mid day and I was wondering if the answer above regarding transport using the shuttle from the airport is still correct? Also is there somewhere secure (ie locked away) to leave my bag for a few hours before check in? Thanks
          11 December 2016|
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          Response from Hayley P | Reviewed this property |
          I can't see the above question but I can tell you there is a shuttle from airport that takes you to the top of Queen St, you can then swap, for no extra charge, onto another bus to get you closer to the hostel. They're... More
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          Don M
          We just booked a room for Feb 28, 2015 and will need a shuttle that evening to the airport. How does this work?? Shuttle every half hour, hour. etc. ?? How much does the shuttle cost?? How early can we check in??
          31 January 2015|
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          Response from tinywoof27 | Reviewed this property |
          There are shuttles to the airport every 10 minutes at heaps of stops down Queen street, the bus stop will be labelled with airport express and the buses are blue. Cost is $16 one way and it takes you direct to the airport... More
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          "don't get the room next to the laundry - very loud when the machines are running and they choose to keep..."
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